TO APPLY FOR ANY POSITION WITH THE CITY OF JEROME, PLEASE SUBMIT A COVER LETTER, RESUME AND COMPLETED APPLICATION
The City of Jerome is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other applicable legally protected status. Qualified veterans who provide required documentation will be given preference in accordance with Idaho state law.
The City of Jerome is a dynamic organization that positively affects our citizens every day. Every position within the City is expected to be a leader within our Organization, as well as in our community.
Position: Finance Director
Application Deadline: First review May 3rd, open until filled
Hiring Salary: $75,000-$109,000
*All qualified applicants must submit a City of Jerome employment application, cover letter, resume, current salary history, and answer he two supplemental questions below. Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged and can be submitted to email@example.com.*
1. Please tell us why you are interested in this position and why it is a good time in your career to come to the City of Jerome.
2. Please explain your experience with municipal accounting/budgeting and your experience supervising staff members.
General Statement of Duties
The City of Jerome is a dynamic organization which positively affects our citizens every day. Every position within the City is expected to be a leader within our organization, as well as in our community. Work is performed under the direction of the City Administrator. Provides management and leadership guidance in directing the operations of the Finance Department; performs financial oversight and forecasting for the City finances and serves as the financial policy advisor to the City Administrator and Council.
The principal function of an employee in this class is to perform financial oversight, planning and administrative duties, with responsibility over the City’s budget, accounting, auditing and related financial operations.
Works under the broad policy guidance and direction of the City Administrator
May provide direction, coordination and guidance to the Assistant Finance Director and City Clerk. Provides direction and guidance to the HR Specialist, Finance Specialist, and Utility Supervisor in the absence of the Assistant Finance Director.
Examples of Work (Illustrative Only)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Acceptable Education and Experience
Essential Physical Abilities
Application Deadline: First review May 21st, open until filled
Hiring Salary: $9.95 per hour, 192 hours per work period. An additional $71.87 per month premium is paid when licensed as an EMT-Basic. (The work schedule is 24 hours on-duty, 48 hours off-duty. The work period is 27 days; each work period includes one day off (or Kelly day))
*To apply, submit a City of Jerome employment application, cover letter, and résumé. Application is available by clicking on the above link or you may also contact the Human Resource Office at (208) 324-8189 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please email for a copy of complete Firefighter job description.*
General Statement of Duties:
Engages directly in firefighting and fire preventive activities to protect and safeguard lives, property, and environment. Firefighters assist in maintenance and repair of fire stations and equipment. A firefighter is responsible for assisting the Engineer in maintaining assigned fire apparatus and assisting in maintaining apparatus readiness by performing daily checks and minor repairs/preventative maintenance on apparatus (e.g. greasing the engine, tightening or replacing screws etc.). A Firefighter conducts activities in emergency and non-emergency situations.
Minimum Eligibility Requirements for Applicants:
Appointees will be subject to completion of a standard 12 month probationary period. This position is partially funded by a Federal grant that expires at the end of October 2014. The City will apply to renew this grant program, however it is a competitive process and funding is not guaranteed.